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Events

Tue
17:00 h
10 Oct
2017

"Which song is that?" A series of meetings about Jewish songs

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Led by Przemek Piekarski

Each week, we will be learning several traditional and modern songs in Yiddish and Hebrew. You will be provided with the transcribed lyrics of the songs so you could participate in the sing-along. Weather permitting, our first meeting will take place under the sukkah. The list...

Sun
13:00 h
08 Oct
2017

Opening of the exhibition "Through the eyes of the JCC children"

In the 2016/2017 academic year, JCC Krakow’s Sunday School students (children between the ages of 7 – 13) took part in the “Jewish Lens” project initiated and led by Zion Ozeri. By participating in the project, the children learned about photography and mastered the art of taking pictures. During regular...

Sat
19:30 h
07 Oct
2017

Opening of the exhibition “Wędrówka” ("Wandering")

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Students of the Faculty of Arts of the University of Rzeszów have the honor to invite you to attend the opening of the exhibition of their creative works in the fields of artistic printmaking, computer graphics, and photography.

Together, we will wander along the winding paths of the linocut process,

Tue
18:00 h
03 Oct
2017

Great Polish Jewish Leaders: Mordechaj Anielewicz. A series of lectures by Rabbi Avi Baumol

Read more...For over 500 years Poland was the centre of Jewish life in the world. Beginning with the renaissance of the intellectual religious life in the 16th century in Krakow and continuing until just before World War II, Poland has produced a major force of influencers on the Jewish world: men,

Tue
17:30 h
03 Oct
2017

Language classes at JCC Krakow

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In October, we’re starting language classes at the JCC! This year, we’re offering Hebrew, Yiddish, and Arabic courses.

The cost is 300 PLN per semester (150 PLN for JCC Krakow members with a valid membership card.)
The classes will be held once a week, each class will last 1,5 hour.

Hebrew

Thu
18:00 h
28 Sep
2017

Meeting with imam Youssef Chadid

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This year, the imam of the Poznań Muslim community has been the subject of numerous xenophobic attacks and threats because of a doctored video posted online in which he appeared to be delivering hostile rhetoric. At this meeting, we will have the opportunity to discuss how members of minority religions...

Tue
18:00 h
26 Sep
2017

European Day of Languages

Read more...Opening of the exhibition about Jewish languages on the occasion of the European Day of Languages

Wherever Jews have lived, they have mostly spoken and/or written differently from their neighbors. In some cases, their languages have differed by embedded Hebrew words; in others, they have spoken a completely different language.

Mon
19:00 h
25 Sep
2017

Studying the Torah with Rashi’s commentaries - Bamidbar, chapter 14

Read more...Led by: Ewa Gordon

„Say to them, 'As I live,' says the Lord, 'if not as you have spoken in My ears, so will I do to you. In this desert, your corpses shall fall; your entire number, all those from the age of twenty and up, who were counted,

Tue
18:00 h
19 Sep
2017

Great Polish Jewish Leaders: Rabbi Remuh. A series of lectures by Rabbi Avi Baumol

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For over 500 years Poland was a centre of Jewish life in the world. Beginning with the renaissance of intellectual religious life in the 16th century in Krakow and continuing until just before World War 2, Poland has produced a major force of influencers on the Jewish world: men, women,

Sun
18:00 h
17 Sep
2017

Theater performance: Ten Matchboxes. Based on the short story by Janusz Korczak

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Adaptation: Amichai Pardo and Ruth Kanner
Artistic assistance: Ruth Kanner
Actor: Amichai Pardo

Amichai Pardo is playing Janusz Korczak as he is telling one of Korczak’s short stories, Ten Matchboxes.The audience gets to know ten characters, Korczak’s pupils, each of whom gets an empty matchbox as a present from Korczak. Each pupil...